Economic DevelopmentChina EngagementTourism RegionalDevelopmentFuture TownsFuture Cities Local businesses are the key to economic growth and development, and councils are perfectly positioned to work with their communities to drive a bottom-up, place-based approach to achieving economic prosperity. This is why the LGA Strategic Plan 2016-2020 positions the sector as a driver of local economic development, and identifies it as one of the LGA’s key initiatives. The LGA Statement on Economic Development outlines 11 priorities for local government in South Australia, ranging from investment attraction to tourism and the digital economy. For more information on these priorities, download the document here. Economic Development Further information on the LGA's Economic Development projects are only available to member councils. Member Councils click here. Public Quicklinks Discover SA Councils Careers in Council Libraries Waste Council Rates Dog and Cat Management Latest NewsView AllEventsView AllQuicklinksCareers in CouncilMy Local ServicesDiscover SA CouncilsSA Councils Event CalendarThe value in LGA membershipCouncil RatesConnect With Us facebook.com/LGAofSA twitter.com/LGAofSA youtube.com/LGAofSASubscribe toNews & Alerts A summary of the circulars is distributed weekly by email every Friday morning.Click here to subscribe.